Invest Africa - Business Council for Africa’s flagship event, The Annual Debate, returns to the Law Society in April for its fourth edition.
Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 ILFA Flagship Secondship Programme.
Read the article by Centil’s Umid Aripdjanov to gain a better understanding of potential changes to Uzbekistan’s PPP law and arising opportunities
The Law Society in cooperation with the Bar Council of England and Wales and the UK Ministry of Justice is organising a Legal is Great summit in Kazakhstan
Christina Blacklaws comments on our collaboration with China and rule of law in the digital age
On 31 January 2018, Dina Meza, the celebrated independent journalist and human rights defender, founder of PEN-Honduras, recipient of the 2007 special Amnesty International UK prize for journalists at risk, and the 2014 Oxfam/Novib PEN International Freedom of Expression prize, visited the Law Society.
A major step forward for human rights in Europe as the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) calls for the drafting of a European Convention on the Profession of Lawyer
Lawyers across Europe have a duty to make their voices heard and support their colleagues and judges in Poland whose independence is under threat at this very moment.
On 3rd October, the Law Society’s Vice President Christina Blacklaws chaired the OLY seminar on Diversity in the legal profession.
Sue Willman*, Law Society Human Rights Committee member and Partner at Deighton Pierce Glynn Solicitors, joins a team of experts on an ILAC** judicial assessment mission to investigate the situation of the rule of law in Guatemala. Sue Willman is the Law Society’s delegate on this mission.
Applications are now open for firms to host a lawyer from Latin America for a one or two week placement in in London in May 2018.
Applications are now open for Brazilian lawyers interested in joining the Brazilian British Lawyers Exchange Programme in London this Spring.
Read the CCBE’s latest annual report on developments and acitivities of the professional body for more than 1 Million European lawyers
Dr Liam Fox MP gives a speech at the ASEAN@50 Business Forum
The Law Society interviewed Stephen McNamara, solicitor working on the rule of law in Myanmar.
India liberalisation case may be entering last leg, Kian Ganzin reports from Mumbai.
Law firm profits are earned not hustled - let’s celebrate that.
Indictees who died were the only ones to evade The Hague tribunal.